Technical Standard: Networking Services (XNS), Issue 5.2 Draft 2.0
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close - close a file descriptor
- The XSH specification contains the basic definition of this interface. The following
additional information pertains to Sockets.
refers to a socket,
causes the socket to be destroyed. If the socket is connection-mode, and
the SO_LINGER option is set for the socket with non-zero linger time,
and the socket has untransmitted data, then
will block for up to the current linger interval until all data is
First released in Issue 4.